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Australian researchers said on Wednesday that a study of Merck & Co Inc's cervical cancer vaccine Gardasil found that allergic reactions were uncommon and most young women can tolerate subsequent doses.
By Generic For most women, it's a choice whether or not they want Gardasil -- a vaccine that protects against the sexually transmitted human papillomavirus (HPV). Not so for immigrant families with young daughters who are applying for U.S. citizenship.
One in four teenage girls received at least one dose of a relatively new vaccine against cervical cancer, U.S. health officials said.
VENLO, Netherlands, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Nobel Prize-winning discovery of the causal link between human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer has spurred lifesaving prevention technologies -- such as HPV testing and HPV vaccines -- that are helping to eradicate cervical cancer globally.
By Elisabeth Rosenthal In two years, cervical cancer has gone from obscure killer confined mostly to poor nations to the West's disease of the moment.
Microsoft Corp founder Bill Gates is putting his financial muscle behind a campaign to get life-saving cervical cancer vaccines to women in poor countries.
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